By Giulio Ongaro I have had a career as faculty member in musicology, and later as administrator, at three previous institutions in the United States, but I was born and brought up in Venice, Italy, where my upbringing included a lot of exposure to all the performing and visual arts. I have spent the last
Last we checked in over summer, Chapman University’s 51-foot Doti-Struppa Rock Wall was in pieces and getting a bath. That is to say, all the holds were off the wall, sorted and about to be soaked down with an acid wash. With the dirty work behind them, rock wall staffers are back to the most
Work-study students find joyful and rewarding work tutoring youngsters at The Friendly Center.
Chapman University recently hosted the CUPA-HR SoCal Chapter conference on campus, welcoming dozens of human resources professionals in the field of higher education. CUPA-HR provides leadership on higher education workplace issues in the U.S. and abroad, monitoring trends, exploring emerging workforce issues, conducting research and promoting strategic discussions among colleges and universities. CUPA-HR represents more
At the start of the semester, Muzammil Siddiqi, Ph.D., told the 19 Chapman University students in his Religious Studies course that beyond discussions of what constitutes a true religion, he wanted them to know “what is true about Islam.” Now he wants everyone to know what is false about the terrorists who killed 130 people
Aspiring fiction writers may apply for a once-in-a-lifetime free writers’ workshop led by renowned, award-winning author Richard Bausch at Chapman University.
John R. “Jack” Horner, one of the world’s leading experts in paleontology, MacArthur “Genius” Grant recipient and inspiration for the character of Alan Grant in the “Jurassic Park” movies, will join Chapman University as a Presidential Fellow, beginning in fall 2016.
Chances are you don’t really want your family’s Thanksgiving to look like that iconic Normal Rockwell painting. It’s lovely. But seriously, for people sitting down to plain celery, ice water and what is probably an overdone bird, those folks are way too chipper. But Americans do attach a lot of hopeful expectations to Thanksgiving, along
A team of students from Chapman University’s Dale E. Fowler School of Law have won first place in the Los Angeles regional round of the National Moot Court Competition, one of the most prestigious of its kind in the country.
The lighting of Attallah Piazza with thousands of twinkling white lights for the winter holidays is a sight to behold. But within days of their debut at the annual Winterfest celebration, students dive into finals and head home. To give everyone a little more time to enjoy the display, Winterfest this year is Wednesday, Nov.